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The unemployment rate in Hilo, Hawaii, is 5.00%, with job growth of 2.45%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.90%.

Hilo, Hawaii Taxes
Hilo, Hawaii,sales tax rate is 4.00%. Income tax is 8.25%.

Hilo, Hawaii Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $24,384, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $52,563.

  ECONOMYHilo, HawaiiUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.00%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  2.45%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  39.90%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  4.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  8.25%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $24,384$28,555
  Household Income  $52,563$53,482
  Family Median Income  $68,268$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  2.36%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.05%0.61%
  Construction  4.90%6.19%
  Manufacturing  2.86%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.24%2.72%
  Retail trade  13.55%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  5.91%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.52%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.55%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  2.35%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  5.40%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.04%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.81%4.27%
  Educational services  13.88%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  11.22%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.23%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  7.06%7.44%
  Other services  4.69%4.94%
  Public administration  10.19%4.80%
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Beautiful Hilo, Hi - 4/24/2012
Hilo Hawaii is one of the beautiful locations in the world. With an average of over 100 inches a year and tropical climate it is stunning with green. Very old and small... (Read More)

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Nice place to live - 10/18/2008
Actually I live in Japan now, but Hilo was a great place to live. Really laid back and local. The only thing is it rains a lot, but when the sun's out it's much more... (Read More)

Hele On County Buses - 1/6/2008
The bus system is free to ride on for the entire island! It is a great way to save money and to get... (Read More)

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